NOMAS® Training Agenda For 2017
Assessment of Infant Sucking Patterns: Normal, Disorganized, and Dysfunctional
Day 1 of the NOMAS® Certification Course
09:00 a.m.Introduction
09:15 a.m.Anatomy and Physiology of the Infant Oral Mechanism: Reflexive to Volitional (Birth to Six Months)
10:30 a.m.Break
10:45 a.m.Introduction to the NOMAS
12:15 p.m.Lunch
01:15 p.m.Practice Evaluation with NOMAS: Review Videotapes
02:45 p.m.Break
03:00 p.m.Use of NOMAS with Bottle vs. Breast Feeding
03:30 p.m.Sensory Aspects of Neonatal Sucking
04:00 p.m.Diagnostic-Based Treatment for Infants with Disorganized and Dysfunctional Sucking Patterns
DAY 1 contains 6.0 hours of teaching
Day 2 of the NOMAS® Certification Course (Class divides into three groups)
08:30 a.m.Group A: Bedside observation in NICU | Groups B + C: Video Assessment
10:00 a.m.Group B: Bedside observation in NICU | Groups A + C: Video Assessment
11:30 a.m.Group C: Bedside observation in NICU | Groups A + B: Video Assessment
01:00 p.m.Lunch
02:00 p.m.Video Assessment and Discussion
DAY 2 contains 6.5 hours of teaching
Day 3 of the NOMAS® Certification Course (Class divides into three groups)
08:30 a.m.Group A: Bedside observation in NICU | Groups B + C: Video Assessment
10:00 a.m.Group B: Bedside observation in NICU | Groups A + C: Video Assessment
11:30 a.m.Group C: Bedside observation in NICU | Groups A + B: Video Assessment
01:00 p.m.Lunch
02:00 p.m.Review Tape; Q&A
02:30 p.m.Reliability Test
DAY 3 contains 6.0 hours of teaching

NOMAS® Training Calendar

Raleigh, NC
Jan 24, 2018 to Jan 26th.
Jun 6, 2018 to Jun 8th.

Marietta, GA
Wellstar Kennestone Hospital
Jun 22, 2018 to Jun 24th.
Aug 22, 2018 to Aug 24th.
Dec 6, 2018 to Dec 8th.

Orlando, FL
Feb 8, 2018 to Feb 10th.
Sep 13, 2018 to Sep 15th.
Nov 8, 2018 to Nov 10th.

West Covina, CA
Citrus Valley Medical Center-Queen of the Valley Campus
Apr 6, 2018 to Apr 8th.
Jul 6, 2018 to Jul 8th.
Oct 5, 2018 to Oct 7th.

 

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